Monthly Archives: November 2012


Montreal Mayor Applebaum Montreal city councillors elected their temporary mayor, to replace Tremblay who had to resign, due to suspicions of being involved in the corruption scandal that rocks Quebec. Michael Applebaum will fill the vacancy for one year, until … Continue reading

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Review of This Is How You Lose Her – Junot Diaz I rated this book 4 out of 5 stars. The book consists of a series of interconnected short stories that form the novel about Yunior and his loves. The … Continue reading

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MAKING THE MOVEThese are my observations as an outsider in Montreal. Quebec is engaged in a struggle for its French identity. Nowhere is that more clear than in Montreal.  The street scape is multicultural, with a multitude of humans in … Continue reading

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  The Vagina is back!     Now that porn has come to the world and gone mainstream, with its prevalent depiction of the vagina in its video scenes as a central ‘character’ (oh, yeah, and the naked women connected … Continue reading

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